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WS-X6708-10G-3C Catalyst 6500 10 Gigabit Ethernet Module

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WS-X6716-10T-3C consists of 16 X2 10 Gigabit Ethernet copper ports module for Cisco Catalyst 6500 series only.* WS-X6716-10T-3C is shipped with WS-X6716-10T and WS-F6700-DFC3C and primarily designed for Supervisor Engine 720 with 3C daughter card to support Cisco 6500 Virtual Switching System (VSS) 1440. WS-X6716-10T-3C supports RJ-45 connectors and provides operational distance of up to 100m, and it also can be used to create a virtual Switch link in VSS up to 4 10GE ports in performance mode.

Product Code



16-Port 10GbE Copper Module




  No optics

  Copper (RJ-45) connectors

Switch fabric connection

40 Gbps (80 Gbps full duplex)



Forwarding engine

  WS-X6716-10T-3C: equipped with DFC3C for distributed forwarding, supporting 256,000 routes

  WS-X6716-10T-3CXL: equipped with DFC3CXL for distributed forwarding, supporting 1 million routes


Oversubscription mode:

  Receive: 1p7q2t per port

  Transmit: 1p7q4t per port group

Performance mode:

  Receive: 8q4t per port

  Transmit: 1p7q4t per port

Queuing mechanisms

  CoS-based queue mapping

  DSCP-based queue mapping


Oversubscription mode:



Performance mode:



  SRR at egress

Port buffers

Oversubscription mode:

  90 MB per port group

Performance mode:

  200 MB per port

Hardware-based multicast replication

(Layer 2)

  Ingress and egress

  Approximately 20 GB per replication engine

  2 replication engines per module

Hardware-based multicast replication

(Layer 3)

  Ingress and egress

  Approximately 20 GB per replication engine

  2 replication engines per module

Jumbo frame support for bridged and routed packets

Up to 9216 bytes

Maximum port density per chassis

130 ports (9-slot chassis)

Maximum port density per VSS

260 ports

Can be used to form virtual switch link

  Performance mode: Yes (supported in a subsequent software release)

  Oversubscription mode: No

Supervisor engines supported

Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Virtual Switching Supervisor Engine 720 with 10GE uplinks or Supervisor Engine 720 with any PFC (chassis will work in lowest common denominator mode)

Chassis supported

  Any Cisco Catalyst 6500 E-Series chassis, including 6503-E, 6504-E, 6506-E, 6509-E, 6509-V-E, and C6509-NEB-A chassis with dual fan tray (NEBS compliant: operating temperature up to 55°C), or:

  Non-E-Series chassis with fan tray 2, including Cisco Catalyst 6506, 6509, 6513, and C6509-NEB-A with single fan tray (non-NEBS compliant: operating temperature up to 40°C)

  Not supported in Cisco Catalyst 6503 non-E Series chassis and 7600 Series chassis

Slot requirements

  Can occupy any slot in any Cisco Catalyst 6503-E, 6504-E, 6506, 6506-E, 6509, 6509-E, 6509-V-E, or 6509-NEB-A chassis

  Can occupy only slots 9 through 13 in a Cisco Catalyst 6513 chassis

Onboard memory

1 GB default

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